Viscosity has delivered many complex solutions for data management on Oracle Exadata. Our Oracle Engineered Systems experts are Exadata-certified, have extensive experience working on large, complex projects, and understand the key business requirements to deliver on time and within budget. This allows customers to achieve maximum return on their extensive Oracle technology investment.
Design and configuration of Exadata stack require complex planning to ensure meeting the business goals and utilization of computing resources efficiently across enterprises. Without comprehensive design and configuration of Exadata resources, business application performance could be impacted significantly, such as exposure to systems over deployment and an unmanageable budget.
Due to the newly optimized features of Oracle Database for Exadata, many existing applications may not leverage all the Exadata extreme performance features. These new features are only available on Exadata with the latest Oracle Database version, so many customers will be required to upgrade their application's database. Consequently, the customer will face many challenges, including performance when upgrading to the latest database due to the new Oracle Database Optimizer and old DB execution plans.
Patching and maintaining the Exadata stack can be a complex initiative, usually requiring extensive research on available patches and careful selection of appropriate patches to ensure compatibility between databases currently deployed on Exadata and applications that rely on those databases.
Primary benefits of Exadata patching services:
Identifying the unique needs for the application and database support on Exadata can be daunting. With each application-specific need and key business demands, complete end-to-end monitoring and support of Exadata Systems from storage, network, and OS to the database will be required for every deployment of Exadata. Many specialized technical resources, from network and system, to database experts, must be engaged to ensure the stability of Exadata and maintain business continuity. Also, businesses face many challenges in retaining and acquiring Exadata Resources.